Thanks to ukulelehunt for this video of “Hot for Words” on the origin of the word “ukulele.”


  1. cymast

     /  November 26, 2008

    Aren’t you a cunning linguist, acilius?

    You know that just had to be said . .

  2. acilius

     /  November 30, 2008

    I suppose every blog that mentions linguistics must at some point include the phrase “cunning linguist.” So in that sense, it had to be said.

  3. cymast

     /  December 1, 2008

    Yep, I’m glad we got it out of the way.

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